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Chambers of Marcus Taverner QC

15 ESSEX STREET, LONDON, WC2R 3AA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7544 2600
Fax:
Fax 020 7544 2700
DX:
1045 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.keatingchambers.com

Adam Constable QC

Tel:
Work 020 7544 2600
Email:
Keating Chambers (Chambers of Marcus Taverner QC)

Position

Practices in all areas of construction, energy, shipbuilding and related professional negligence. Widely experienced as both counsel and arbitrator in international arbitration, and adjudication. Adam’s client base is both domestic and international, and he has extensive experience appearing in the UK Courts (TCC and Commercial Courts), and representing multinational clients in front of tribunals constituted under numerous international arbitral rules, including ICC, LCIA, SIAC, DIAC, UNCITRAL, SCC and LMAA. Industry commentary notes Adam’s reputation for his mastery of complex factual and technical detail, devastating advocacy with a client-friendly approach.  Adam regularly advises clients on all forms of alternative dispute resolution and has represented clients in mediations, early neutral evaluations and expert determinations. He is regularly appointed as adjudicator, arbitrator (as either co-arbitrator or chair) and independent expert. 

Career

Attorney-General’s B Panel 2004; recorder 2010; QC 2011; Governing Master of the Bench, Inner Temple 2013.

Member

TECBAR; COMBAR; LCLCBA; PNBA; Adjudication Society; UKELG; Society of Construction Law.

Education

Trinity School, Croydon; Balliol College, Oxford (1st Class Hons Jurisprudence).

Leisure

Family, golf, rugby, wine, the odd card trick.


London Bar

Construction

Within: Construction – Leading silks

Adam Constable QC - Keating ChambersA fantastic strategical mind and a superb advocate.

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Energy

Within: Energy – Leading silks

Adam Constable QC - Keating ChambersReally good – gets the pick of energy construction disputes.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading silks

Adam Constable QC - Keating ChambersTerrific at cutting through the complicated and is fantastic on his feet.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – Leading silks

Adam Constable QC - Keating ChambersHardworking and provides clear, client-friendly and commercial advice.

Within: Professional negligence

Keating Chambers is a ‘leading set for construction-related professional negligence cases’ and barristers are ‘always accessible’. Technology cases are also a key area of expertise. Calum Lamont is acting against Adam Constable QC in a £20m dispute relating to a defective glazing system in a commercial property in the City of London. Simon Hargreaves QC is leading Jonathan Selby QC in the ongoing litigation relating to issues with the façade of Selfridges in Birmingham.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading silks

Adam Constable QC - Keating ChambersA first-rate advocate.

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United Arab Emirates: The English bar

Construction

Within: Leading individuals: Leading silks

Adam Constable QC - Keatings Chambers

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